Luther Village Loop - May Edition

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The grass is getting greener, the tulips are blooming and life at Luther Village On the Park is getting busier! The Recreation team looks forward to what is in store for May with the Mother’s Day Tea, a variety of entertainers including the Transylvania Hofbrau Band, the documentary film “The Woman Who Loves Giraffes” that tells the story of Luther Village resident Anne Daag, and more! Please read the calendar carefully and don’t forget to review the “Weekly Activities” section on the right side of the calendar. As always, we love to hear your feedback. Please feel free to drop by the Recreation office or give us a call and let us know if you have any questions, concerns or recommendations for us, we would love to hear them! We hope that you enjoy the month!

– Lindsie & Jackie

May Entertainment

May 17th at 2:00pm in the Chapel - Randy and Shirley are back to perform their gospel and favourite hits on the piano and guitar. 

May 21st at 7:00pm in the Great Hall - We enjoyed the Oktoberfest party last fall so much that we invited the Transylvania Hofbrau Band back for a spring concert! 

May 27th at 7:00pm in the Great Hall - The Wayne Gilpin Singers perform their choral music.

May Special Events/Speakers

May 8th at 2:00pm in the Great Hall - We are excited to announce the viewing of “The Woman Who Loves Giraffes” that tells the story of Luther Village resident Anne Innis Daag. We recommend you arrive early to guarantee a seat. The cost of this showing was funded by the Resident Life Enrichment Fund.

May 10th from 2:00-3:30pm in the Great Hall - Join us  to celebrate Mother’s Day at our annual Mother’s Day High Tea. Entertainment provided by the Waterloo Heights Choir led by Tim Louis. We will be serving four flavours of tea and four flavours of scones from The Sconery. Please bring your own special tea cup if you have one you would like to use! We ask that if you invite guests you do not have more than two per person as space is limited.

May 15th at 10:30am in the Great Hall - Detective Jason Murray from the Waterloo Regional Police Service, Investigative Services/Major Fraud Branch will be presenting on fraud, scams and tips to stay safe. The presentation will be approximately one hour and D./Cst. Murray will be available for questions afterwards. Please feel free to invite your friends or family if you believe they would find value in this presentation. 

May 24th starting at 8:00pm - Sign-Up Event: “Piano Men” by the KW Symphony at Centre in the Square. $50 includes ticket and bus transportation to and from the show. Sign up at the front desk by May 13th.

May 29th at 10:30am in the Gallery - Join us for another set of TED Talk videos with discussion to follow. TED (Technology, Education, and Design) Talks are a great way to continue learning!

May Vendors

May 6th from 10:00-3:00pm in the Muskoka Lounge - Tisket Tasket Baskets and Painted Porcelin. 

May 13th from 10:00-3:00pm in the Muskoka Lounge - Voxx Life Socks & Insoles.

May 27th from 10:00-3:00pm in the Muskoka Lounge - Norwex (Cleaning and household supplies) and Avon (beauty products).

May Movies

See posters for details!

May 5 th at 2:00pm in the Great Hall – The Music of Silence

May 8th at 2:00pm in the Great Hall – The Woman Who Loves Giraffes

May 11th at 7:00pm in the Great Hall – Breathe

May 19th at 2:00pm in the Great Hall – Going in Style

May 25th at 7:00pm in the Great Hall - Viceroy’s House

Coming in June

Entertainment:

  • KW Silver Stars
  • Praise Choir Bethel Lutheran
  • Violin & Piano Recital
  • New Horizon’s Choir

Outing to Elora Raceway
Strawberry Social with Michael Kelly
Guest Speaker Steven Tolles on Native American History (Friday of Canada Day long weekend)

Recreation Department Contact Information

Atrium Suites & Garden Villas
Lindsie Driver – ext. 2031
ldriver@luthervillage.org

Sunshine Centre
Jackie Roedding – ext. 2032
jroedding@luthervillage.org